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Much thought went into connecting the modern patio design to the owners’ 1960s ranch house. Even the painted eaves mimic the home’s roofline. But the covered patio stands out on its own with special touches such as a specially designed prep and cooking station, hidden storage for pool towels and toys built in next to the fireplace and plenty of space to accommodate a dining table for 10 and lots of seating with room for more. The heavy sliding barn door adds protection against the weather.